The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 129 104 149
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +45
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 60 74 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.50% 2.01% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.60% 6.45% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 39
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1304 1148 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.56% 31.17% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 917 1166
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +3 10 £67,500 +125.00% 1
Salford - 3 £22,500 - 1
Bolton +2 1 - - 1
Bury +2 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Cheadle - 1 £21,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £21,500 - 1
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 73 (76.04%) Marketing
2 36 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 35 (36.46%) SEO
4 29 (30.21%) HTML
5 22 (22.92%) CSS
6 21 (21.88%) Analytics
7 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 20 (20.83%) Google
8 18 (18.75%) CRM
8 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 17 (17.71%) Web Design
9 17 (17.71%) Content Management
9 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.58%) Online Marketing
10 14 (14.58%) Pay per click
10 14 (14.58%) SQL
11 11 (11.46%) Legal
11 11 (11.46%) Migration
11 11 (11.46%) Retail
12 10 (10.42%) Degree
12 10 (10.42%) B2B
12 10 (10.42%) Digital Media
13 9 (9.38%) .NET
13 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET
13 9 (9.38%) Google Analytics
13 9 (9.38%) Copywriting
14 8 (8.33%) Email Marketing
14 8 (8.33%) jQuery
14 8 (8.33%) Yahoo!
14 8 (8.33%) Data Management

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.33%) CMS
2 7 (7.29%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) WordPress
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.21%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (4.17%) Fireworks
4 3 (3.13%) InDesign
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.21%) Radian6
3 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) SSH
1 2 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) Text Mining
2 2 (2.08%) MySQL
2 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Subversion
1 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (76.04%) Marketing
2 11 (11.46%) Legal
2 11 (11.46%) Retail
3 8 (8.33%) Finance
4 7 (7.29%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Law
6 2 (2.08%) Games
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) Banking
7 1 (1.04%) French Language
7 1 (1.04%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (15.63%) Designer
2 11 (11.46%) Developer
3 8 (8.33%) SEO Executive
3 8 (8.33%) Consultant
3 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.29%) Marketing Executive
5 6 (6.25%) Account Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 5 (5.21%) Social Media Consultant
6 5 (5.21%) Graphic Designer
6 5 (5.21%) SEO Manager
7 3 (3.13%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 3 (3.13%) PPC Executive
7 3 (3.13%) PPC Manager
7 3 (3.13%) PPC Analyst
7 3 (3.13%) Resourcer
7 3 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.13%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.13%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.21%) HTML
2 22 (22.92%) CSS
3 9 (9.38%) .NET
3 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.33%) jQuery
5 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (7.29%) Web Services
5 7 (7.29%) LINQ
6 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.17%) Ajax
7 4 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.08%) XML
8 2 (2.08%) HTML5
9 1 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.04%) CSS3
9 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Digital Media
3 9 (9.38%) Copywriting
4 7 (7.29%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.21%) Graphic Design
5 5 (5.21%) Blog
5 5 (5.21%) Data Extraction
5 5 (5.21%) Photography
6 3 (3.13%) New Media
6 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Statistics
7 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) iPad
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.04%) Animation
8 1 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Android
2 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 35 (36.46%) SEO
3 21 (21.88%) Analytics
4 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 18 (18.75%) CRM
6 17 (17.71%) Web Design
6 17 (17.71%) Content Management
7 14 (14.58%) Online Marketing
7 14 (14.58%) Pay per click
8 11 (11.46%) Migration
9 10 (10.42%) B2B
10 8 (8.33%) Email Marketing
10 8 (8.33%) Data Management
10 8 (8.33%) MVC
11 7 (7.29%) Web Analytics
12 6 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
12 6 (6.25%) Competitor Analysis
13 5 (5.21%) Social Media Marketing
13 5 (5.21%) Time Management
14 4 (4.17%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.58%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) C#
4 5 (5.21%) PHP
5 2 (2.08%) Scala
5 2 (2.08%) C++
5 2 (2.08%) Java
5 2 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Google
2 8 (8.33%) Yahoo!
2 8 (8.33%) Adobe
2 8 (8.33%) Facebook
2 8 (8.33%) Twitter
3 5 (5.21%) Sysomos
4 3 (3.13%) ClickTale
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
Salford, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits. This is Y1 OTE as a trainee
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago